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Whitehorse, YT, Canada — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 51.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 15, 2018 at 6:40:04 am


Sunrise Today: 10:04 am 141° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:46 pm 218° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:59 pm 100° East
Moonset Today: 12:07 am 255° West


Daylight Hours: 5 hours, 41 minutes (-1m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Whitehorse

Time:6:40 am
Altitude:-22.0°
Direction:99° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 5h 41m 26s (Dec 15, 2018)

1 minute, 16 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 14, 2018)

3 minutes, 33 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

13 hours, 27 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Whitehorse Today

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Night12:00 am – 7:13 am
Astro. Twilight7:13 am – 8:06 am
Nautical Twilight8:06 am – 9:04 am
Civil Twilight9:04 am – 10:04 am
Daylight10:04 am – 3:46 pm
Civil Twilight3:46 pm – 4:46 pm
Nautical Twilight4:46 pm – 5:44 pm
Astro. Twilight5:44 pm – 6:37 pm
Night6:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Whitehorse - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 1510:04 am3:46 pm5:41:26−1:1612:55 pm (6.1°)91.486
Dec 1610:05 am3:46 pm5:40:21−1:0412:55 pm (6.1°)91.477
Dec 1710:06 am3:46 pm5:39:28−0:5312:56 pm (6.0°)91.468
Dec 1810:07 am3:46 pm5:38:46−0:4112:56 pm (6.0°)91.460
Dec 1910:08 am3:46 pm5:38:16−0:3012:57 pm (6.0°)91.452
Dec 2010:08 am3:46 pm5:37:58−0:1812:57 pm (6.0°)91.445
Dec 2110:09 am3:47 pm5:37:51−0:0612:58 pm (6.0°)91.439
* All times are local time for Whitehorse. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 2:22 pm in Whitehorse. In terms of daylight, this day is 13 hours, 31 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Whitehorse

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Whitehorse - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 15-12:07 am1:59 pm7:34 pm(24.7°)246,79256.5%
Dec 16-1:24 am2:09 pm8:17 pm(29.4°)243,68966.4%
Dec 17-2:43 am2:19 pm9:02 pm(34.2°)240,09076.0%
Dec 18-4:06 am2:31 pm9:50 pm(38.9°)236,25184.6%
Dec 19-5:31 am2:46 pm10:41 pm(43.2°)232,48591.9%
Dec 20-7:00 am3:06 pm11:37 pm(46.8°)229,13197.1%
Dec 21-8:29 am3:35 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Whitehorse. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Whitehorse This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:46 amSat 3:05 pmSat 11:26 amAverage visibility
VenusSat 5:14 amSat 2:30 pmSat 9:52 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 1:14 pmSun 12:13 amSat 6:43 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 8:36 amSat 3:02 pmSat 11:49 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 11:08 amSat 4:58 pmSat 2:03 pmVery difficult to see
UranusSat 1:47 pmSun 4:30 amSat 9:08 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 1:11 pmSat 11:34 pmSat 6:23 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Whitehorse.

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